Upcoming tours, festivals and special events

Coldplace

Coldplay tribute act.

Memes

Post-punk duo from Glasgow.

Seriously Collins

Tribute show to Phil Collins.

James Grant

Ex-Love and Money man ploughs a folkier furrow with his solo career.

One Night of Queen

Tribute to Freddie Mercury et al, starring Gary Mullen – winner of ITV's Stars in Their Eyes – and his band the Works, bringing you all the Queen hits. The band have performed across the globe, including two shows at BBC Proms in the Park.

Seth Lakeman

A haunting original take on folk rock from the former Mercury Music Prize nominee.

Fours

London-based four-piece led by vocalist Edith Violet.

MF Robots

MF Robots (Music For Robots) is a new project founded by Brand New Heavies originator Jan Kincaid and former band vocalist Dawn Joseph.

Ranagri

Folk rock band.

Andrew Lawrence: Clean

No politics. No religion. No smut. No swearing. Just great jokes and clean fun.

Bambara

Post-punk three-piece hailing from Brookyn.

Insane Championship Wrestling

Hardcore wrestling for those who aren't fazed by the use of thumbtacks, baseball bats or staple guns as weapons. As the title implies, not for the sane.

Jenny Eclair: Sixty! (FFS)

A grumpy look at life from Ms Eclair, having hit 60 and a new decade of decrepitude.

Lee 'Scratch' Perry

The godfather of dub, Lee 'Scratch' Perry supplies a night of eccentric reggae sounds.

Lovebox

London's annual boutique dance and music festival was founded by electric DJ duo Groove Armada in 2002. The line-up for 2020 features the likes of Disclosure, Khalid, Robyn, and Jorja Smith.

Mary Black

Irish singer and titan of crossover Celtic music who has released eleven studio albums.

The Psychedelic Furs

Early 80s alternative popsters, best known for the hit 'Pretty In Pink'.

The Blues Band

The Blues Band line-up of Paul Jones, Dave Kelly, Rob Townsend, Gary Fletcher and Tom McGuiness continues to pay tribute to the blues and R&B boom which inspired them to pick up their instruments in the first place.

Catfish

Four-piece blues ensemble.

China Crisis

Scouse duo from out of the 80s specialising in wistful pastoral pop.

Complete Madness

The Madness tribute band get out their saxes, guitars, and fancy suits for a night of classic ska.

Crowded House

Australian rock band led by Neil Finn, which scored big hits in the 80s and 90s with songs like 'Don't Dream It's Over' and 'Weather With You'. It's reformed with Finn and original member Nick Seymour, plus veteran producer Mitch Froom on keyboards.

Daft Funk

Tribute to the French electronic duo.

The Delines

The Oregon-based five-piece perform country soul.

Dr John Cooper Clarke

The legendary Mancunian punk poet, who is a spiritual godfather to the likes of Mike Skinner and Plan B hauls his insatiable laconic wit on tour.

Evening of Mediumship with Nikki Kitt

Explore the art of mediumship from spiritualist Nikki Kitt.

Flyte

English indie rock band from London featuring Will Taylor, Jon Supran and Nicolas Hill.

Foals

Much admired stripped-down angular and funky indie sounds from the earnest Foals.

Hue & Cry

Soulful pop, jazzy influences and urban grooves from Scotrock veterans Pat and Greg Kane.

Ingested

Mancunian death metal collective specialising in guttural vocals and intense riffs.

The Lottery Winners

Melodic indie-pop quartet from Leigh.

Robyn Hitchcock

The ex-Soft Boys frontman returns to the stage to perform tracks from his vast back catalogue.

The Rollin' Stoned

Rolling Stones tribute act.

Scummy Mummies

Join comedians Ellie Gibson and Helen Thorn as they celebrate the scummier side of parenting, from drinking wine at teatime to hiding from the PTA. Expect stand-up, sketches, songs and some very scummy stories. Guaranteed to make parents laugh and non-parents happy about their life choices. Based on the hit Scummy Mummies…

Seafret

Acoustic duo.

Shrek the Musical

  • Directed by: Nigel Harman
  • Written by: David Lindsay-Abaire (lyrics)

An all-singing, all-dancing stage version of the popular films, packed with laughs and the odd tear.

The Smyths

Accurate Smiths soundalike outfit.

R.E.M. by Stipe

A tribute to R.E.M fronted by Rick Southern. The band have performed for Michael Stipe himself, live on the BBC1's The One Show.

Tankus The Henge

Cult British band based around the songwriting of Jaz Delorean. The band is known for their wild showmanship and their self-described 'Gonzo Rock 'n' Roll' style.

Tony Stockwell: Psychic Medium

Star of Street Psychic, Psychic Private Eyes and Psychic Academy presents an evening of psychometry, photograph readings and psychic predictions.

The Zoots

The Zoots perform the sounds of the 60s and 70s.

Brockhampton

Alternative hip hop group from Texas formerly known as AliveSinceForever.

New Rules

English-Irish pop boy band.

Rats

Anthemic indie sounds from this Liverpudlian ensemble.

K-Klass

British electronic music group based in Manchester.

UK Foo Fighters

Tribute to Dave Grohl's rocking mob.

Oysterband

The veteran five-piece perform lively contemporary folk songs.

Bicep

Belfast-based DJ duo perform live as part of their world tour.

Joep Beving

Dutch composer and pianist.

Dave Arcari

Alt.blues guitarist whose influences include punk, rockabilly and trash country.